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MAY 20, 2013 - Yahoo! News

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XenoPort to drop multiple sclerosis drug after trial failure

(Reuters) - XenoPort Inc said it will stop developing its experimental multiple sclerosis treatment after data from a late-stage trial showed the drug did not improve patients' condition significantly compared with a placebo. The company said it will shut down all activities related to the drug, arbaclofen placarbil, and planned to provide an update on the impact of the expected savings. The drug did not show statistical significance compared to the placebo on two clinical scales - severity of symptoms and response to treatment, and spasticity. ...

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